Congratulations to WVSSAR Compatriot “Rick” Greathouse who was awarded the West Virginia History Hero Award. Compatriot “Rick” Greathouse is a member and secretary of the Daniel Boone Chapter of Charleston, WV. Continue reading
SAR Spring Leadership Meeting 2016
Thu, 25 Feb 2016 – Sat, 27 Feb 2016
The Brown Hotel
The Brown Hotel
335 West Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202
hotel reservations – 1-888-387-0498 Continue reading
The WVSSAR will have a display table number 34 at the West Virginia History Day at the Legislature on January 29, 2016 from 9:00 am to2:00 pm, located in the Display Hall on the first floor of the State Capitol Bldg 1, 1900 Kanawha Blvd East Charleston WV 25305.
Fort Henry Chapter meeting
Saturday, February 20, 2016, 10:00 a.m.
Federal Courtroom, third floor
West Virginia Independence Hall
1528 Market Street, Wheeling Continue reading
The WVSSAR Newsletter Fall 2015 edition is now available.
Our most sincere thanks and appreciation to Tom Galloway, the WVSSAR Newsletter Editor, for his dedication and excellent work that he always performs with the publishing of our West Virginia Society SAR Newsletter. Tom is also the President of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter WVSSAR.
You can view and download the WVSSAR Newsletter Fall 2015 edition HERE
On Friday, November 20, 2015 a grand unveiling ceremony was held in front of the NSSAR Headquarters in Louisville, KY to celebrate the placement of the “Sons of Liberty – 1775” bronze statue.
The statue was created by renowned artist, Compatriot James N Muir, and was commissioned and paid for by the contributions of individual Compatriots of the Philadelphia Continental Chapter, who donated it to the NSSAR Headquarters in 2009. The statue stands almost 8 foot tall and weighs about 800 pounds and rests upon a quarried Kentucky limestone base which weighs about 19,000 pounds. Continue reading
The Fort Henry Chapter, National Society, Sons of the American Revolution and the Wheeling Chapter, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, will host a joint holiday luncheon on Wednesday, December 16, 2015, beginning at 11:30, at the Stifel Fine Arts Center, 1330 National Road, Wheeling. Continue reading
The Regional Holiday Luncheon, sponsored by the Capt. James Neal and Marietta SAR Chapters, will be held on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at 1:00pm at the Parkersburg Country Club located at 4910 1st Avenue, Vienna WV 26105. Continue reading
On Saturday, November 14, 2015, WVSSAR President Steve Hart presented two SAR awards to Kanawha Valley DAR Chapter Regent April Williams Gardner at the Kanawha Valley Chapter DAR meeting held at the Sleepy Hollow Country Club located in Hurricane WV. Continue reading